Stories tagged with: zanesville

July 16, 2016 - 11:15pm
1 week 3 days ago

 ZANESVILLE, Ohio- The 3rd Annual Downtown Block Party was a public event that was open to the kids, youth and adults of the community.

The event featured food, games, face painting, door prizes, and musical entertainment.

Jim McLaughlin, Committee Member, Zanesville Community Block Party, said that the block party is an event to help bring the community together.

"It's an outreach to the community and celebrating our ministries together for...

July 12, 2016 - 5:59pm
2 weeks 19 hours ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- “Pokemon Go” combines the digital and real world together by using a cellphones GPS and clock to detect where you are in the game and make Pokemon “appear” around you on your phone screen.

As you move around, different types of Pokemon will appear on your screen for you to be able to catch using “Pokeballs”.

The idea is to encourage folks to travel around the real world to catch Pokemon in the game.

We...

June 8, 2016 - 5:01pm
6 weeks 6 days ago

CROOKSVILLE, OH- Perry County Sheriff William Barker is confirming that a recent armed robbery at the Southside Carryout in Crooksville is linked to two armed robberies in Zanesville.

Sheriff Barker said that a man is currently in custody at the Zanesville City Jail, who is believed to be involved in the armed robbery at the Southside Carryout on Sunday. The sheriff also confirmed that the two armed robberies that occurred at the Certified Gas Station and Moto Mart in...

Matt Ryan
May 31, 2016 - 5:13pm
8 weeks 18 hours ago

Zanesville senior Devyn Bonner signed a national letter of intent Tuesday afternoon to continue her basketball career at Alderson Broaddus University.

Bonner capped off her season season scoring over 1,000 points for her career and was selected to this year's Muskingum Valley-Licking County all-star game as well as the North-South game.  Bonner was named this season's ECOL Scarlet Division player of the year and was a second team All-Ohio selection.

Bonner chose Alderson...

May 25, 2016 - 5:30pm
8 weeks 6 days ago

ZANESVILLE, OH- Regardless of whether you prefer red, white, or cabernet, everyone can appreciate National Wine Day.

We visited the Winerak Market on Wednesday to talk to the Owner of the Winerak Market, Mike Alfman, about some of the refreshing summer wines that you can enjoy.

“Some of the choices people might want to try are Raven’s Glenn’s strawberry lemonade wine, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, or Moscato, if you enjoy a sweet wine. These...

Matt Ryan
May 10, 2016 - 12:00am
11 weeks 1 day ago

 Zanesville scored 5 runs in the 5th inning to beat Westland 8-2.  The Blue Devils will take on St. Charles on Wednesday.

Local Sports Scoreboard

High School Baseball
Westland 2
Zanesville 8

McClain 1
New Lexington 2
-Poling (NL): 2-hitter

Licking Heights 7
Tri-Valley 1

Sheridan 14
Millersport 2

High School Softball
West...

April 29, 2016 - 7:44am
12 weeks 5 days ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident. It happened Thursday night just after 9:00 p.m. in the 1000 block of Brandywine Boulevard.  Detective Sergeant Harry Taylor says officers were called to an apartment complex in connection to a fight.  When police arrived they found that a stabbing had occured at that location.  Taylor says a 31-year-old male suffered multiple stab wounds and was taken to the hospital.  A 51-year-old...

Matt Ryan
April 18, 2016 - 10:47pm
14 weeks 1 day ago

 Zanesville senior wrestler and football standout Drew Hoskinson has signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his wrestling career at Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio.  This will be the inaugural season for the Gray Wolves and will compete as an NAIA program.

Hoskinson had quite a creer at Zanesville, including a heavyweight ECOL title in 2015.  Hoskinson was joined by his family, friends and coaches.

 

LOCAL SPORTS SCORES

HIGH SCHOOL...

Matt Ryan
April 2, 2016 - 8:52pm
16 weeks 3 days ago

Local Sports Scoreboard

Baseball
Zanesville 5
Dublin Coffman 6

Philo 3
Ridgewood 9

G1: Sheridan 9
Logan 1
G2:Sheridan 6
Logan 1

G1: Tri-Valley 17
Johnstown 5
G2: Tri-Valley 0
Edison 3

West Muskingum 4
Coshocton 8

John Glenn 2
Newark 5

G1: Alexander 8...

Matt Ryan
March 22, 2016 - 8:44pm
18 weeks 13 hours ago

Zanesville running back De'Aunte Goins is officially going to be a collegeiate athlete next season at Hocking College.  The senior made it official yesterday at Zanesville High School.

Hocking College is a junior college in Nelsonville, Ohio and competes in the NJCAA Division 12.  This is just one of  the accomplishments for the senior running back.  Earlier this year, he was awarded the Art Teynor Award.

During the ceremony, Goins was joined by his family,...

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